Tag Archives: Stacey Abrams

Political Notes – It’s official, as Piedmont and Blue Cross finalize new contract

The bitter negotiations between the two healthcare giants are finally resolved . . .

Tags: Blue Cross , Brian Kemp , Piedmont Healthcare , Stacey Abrams , voting machines commission

Political Notes — Deal intervenes again in Blue Cross-Piedmont dispute

Two healthcare giants still at an impasse in contract negotiations . . .

Tags: Blue Cross , David Shafer , Nathan Deal , Piedmont , Planned Parenthood , Stacey Abrams

Political Notes – NRA endorses Cagle, Shafer

Gun rights group backs Cagle in the governor’s race after Cagle punishes Delta for ending NRA discount program . . .

Tags: Casey Cagle , David Shafer , harassment complaint , NRA , Stacey Abrams

GAE endorses Abrams in governor’s race

She snags the support of one of the state’s largest teachers’ groups . . .

Tags: governor\'s race , Stacey Abrams

Political Notes — Deal has bill introduced regarding federal tax windfall

The governor wants to align the state tax code with the massive federal tax cuts . . .

Tags: Nathan Deal , Savannah harbor , Stacey Abrams , state income tax

Political Notes – King abdicates director’s post at ACCG

Ross King is out as the executive director of Association County Commissioners of Georgia (ACCG) . . .

Tags: ACCG , Brian Robinson , Georgia Republican Party , Ross King , Stacey Abrams

Political Notes — Deal suspends Worth County sheriff from office

The Worth County sheriff who ordered a massive drug sweep of a local high school is kicked out of office . . .

Tags: Cindy Zeldin , Clay Tippins , drug search , Nathan Deal , Stacey Abrams , Worth County sheriff

Cagle leads handily in latest GOP poll of governor’s race

Another poll of the Republican primary shows Lt. Gov. Casey Cagoe with a wide lead over the opposition . . .

Tags: Casey Cagle , Georgia governor's race , Stacey Abrams

Political Notes — Can a Republican win the mayor’s race in a blue city?

If she wins the mayor’s race, Mary Norwood would be both the first white and the first Republican mayor in a long time . . .

Tags: Banks County , Daily Kos , judicial circuit , Mary Norwood , republican party , Stacey Abrams

Political Notes — Bobby Cagle is California dreamin’

Bobby Cagle, who’s been lauded for his leadership of DFCS, is hired by a Los Angeles government to head its child welfare agency . . .

Tags: Accenture , Bobby Cagle , demographic trends , Stacey Abrams , voter fraud